Archive for the ‘United States’ Category


Friday, January 15th, 2016

As winter finally sets in for us Canadians and our Canadian snowbirds begin to head south, we often see an increase in interest among our clients with the concept of owning a home in the southern USA. While the Canadian dollar may make this somewhat unattractive at the moment and ...

U. S. Estate Tax Closing Letter

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Canadian taxpayers are accustomed to receiving a notice of assessment after filing a tax return. In the federal context, a aotice of assessment, is a statement from the Canada Revenue Agency notifying the taxpayer of among other items the amount of tax they owe, if any, the amount of ...